Charlie's Picks for the holidays are the perfect gift for wine and food lovers, for the person you want to impress, or for that uncle you just don't know what to get!  Baskets can be pre-ordered for the holidays or you can stop by our Next Vintage South Coast Plaza location and have one made while you shop.

 

 

Meet The In-Laws Holiday Wine Basket

  • Frank Family Chardonnay, Carneros, Napa Valley, California, 2012 (Half Bottle)
    Tasting Notes:  tropical, pineapple, banana, touch of oak, dry lingering finish
  • Susan Balbo | Malbec, Mendoza Valley, Argentina, 2011
    Tasting Notes: inky, wild blackberries, sweet boysenberry, full bodied finish
  • Smoked Almonds
  • Jalapeno Jack Cheese
  • Dry Salami
  • Bourbon Praline Pecans
  • Water Crackers

$59 | Take this basket on a Southern Californian picnic in December or treat your assistant or colleague with a thoughtful holiday gift. Surprise the host of your holiday party or take it along to meet the in-laws for the first holiday dinner. 

Available for in-store pickup.  Pre-order recommended.

Impress Your Boss Holiday Wine Basket

  • Trinitas Chardonnay, Napa Valley, California, 2011
    Tasting Notes: golden delicious apple on the palate, flavors of vanilla and cream on the finish.
  • Chatea Montelena Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley, California, 2010
    Tasting Notes: ripe blueberries, bell pepper, fresh mint, oak shavings with a savory complex finish
  • Bourbon Praline Pecans
  • Dry Salami
  • Wisconsin Hot Pepper Cheese
  • Water Crackers
  • Brie Wheel
  • Smoked Almonds
  • Chocolate Pastry

$109 | Need to impress you boss, but not sure what to get him or how much to spend?  Invest in this holiday gift basket and you’ll be happy you did.  These highly praised Napa Valley gems will match the expensive tastes of your boss and you’ll win brownie points for all of 2014.

Available for in-store pickup.  Pre-order recommended.

The Uncle That Has Everything Basket

  • Prisoner  Zinfandel / Cabernet Blend, Napa Valley, California, 2011
    Tasting Notes: Earthy and complex, slight pepper aroma (kind of like that Uncle) and a touch of fresh blackberries
  • Silver Oak Cabernet Sauvignon, Alexander Valley, Sonoma County, California. 2009
    Tasting Notes: Cassis, eucalyptus aromas with black current and vanilla on the palate
  • Tuscan Wheat Crackers
  • Cabernet Cheddar
  • Brie Wheel
  • Smoked Almonds
  • Wafer Rolls
  • Italian Salami

$159 | Your sometimes favorite and sometimes least favorite uncle has everything, but he also has an affinity for the finer things in life.  Treat him to our top tier holiday basket and hope that he cracks that Silver Oak open  for you to enjoy together.

Available for in-store pickup.  Pre-order recommended.

To order:  Call 714.352.2525 or email Augustus Miller at amiller@charliepalmer.com for same day pick up or stop by Next Vintage to order and we’ll have your basket ready within an hour.